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Commissions for Field-Officers of Northern Regiment


Die Martis, A˙ M, February 13, 1776.

The Congress met pursuant to adjournment.

Present: Brigadier-General Woodhull, President.

FOR NEW-YORK. —, Colonel McDougall, Mr˙ Sands, Mr˙ Ray, Colonel Brasher, Captain Rutgers, Mr˙ Roosevelt, Mr˙ Beekman, Mr˙ Scott.
FOR ALBANY. —, Colonel Rensselaer, Mr˙ Oothoudt, Mr˙ Gansevoort.
FOR SUFFOLK. —, General Woodhull, Mr˙ L' Hommedieu, Mr˙ Hobart, Mr˙ Wickham.
FOR DUTCHESS. —, Colonel P˙ Ten Broeck, Major Livingston, Mr˙ G˙ Livingston, Colonel M˙ Graham.
FOR ULSTER. —, Mr˙ Lefever, Mr˙ Dewitt, Mr˙ Rhea.
FOR ORANGE. —, Mr˙ Herring, Mr˙Allison.
FOR WESTCHESTER. —, Colonel Joseph Drake, Colonel G˙ Drake, Dr˙ Graham, Mr˙ Ward.
FOR TRYON. —, Mr˙ Moore, Mr˙ Wills.
FOR KING' S —, Mr˙ Vanderbilt, Mr˙ Leffertse.

A certified extract of the Proceedings of the Committee of Ulster County, dated New-Paltz, January 19, 1776, and signed by J˙ Bruyn, Chairman, whereby the said Committee do recommend for Field-Officers in the Northern Regiment of said County, Mr˙ Abraham Hasbrouck, for Colonel; Johannes Snyder, Lieutenant-Colonel; Jonathan Elmendorf and Adrian Wynkoop, Majors; Abraham A˙ Hasbrouck, Adjutant, and John Van Duesen, Jun˙, for Quartermaster, was read and filed.

Ordered, That Commissions be issued for the above Officers immediately.